INSTRUCTOR PROFILE

  Heather Cox Richardson
   
  HEATHER COX RICHARDSON received her Ph.D. in 1992 from Harvard's Program in the History of American Civilization. She is the author of The Greatest Nation of the Earth: Republican Economic Policies During the Civil War, and The Death of Reconstruction: Race, Labor, and Politics in the Post-Civil War North, 1865-1901. She is currently at work on The Self-Made Nation: The Reconstruction of America After the Civil War, 1865-1901, to be published by Yale University Press. Richardson was a Charles Warren Center Fellow at Harvard from 1998 to 1999.
   
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